Faculty & Staff

Ashli Brown

Associate Professor
Discipline: Biochemistry, Molecular Biology

Specialty: Aflatoxin / Biochemistry
Email: abrown@bch.msstate.edu
Phone: (662) 325-2640
Office Location: Dorman Hall, Room 402

Mailing Address
Box 9655
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Physical Address
32 Creelman St
Mississippi State, MS 39762


  • Ph.D., University of South Florida

Courses Taught

  • BCH 8633 - Enzymes
  • BCH 8654 - Intermediate Metabolism

Research Interests

  • Physical biochemistry
  • Emzymology
  • Protein kinases
  • Insect pheromones
  • Gas chromatography and mass spectrometry

Recent Publications

  • Reid, C. X., D. L. Sparks, W. P. Williams, A. E. Brown. 2016. Single corn kernel aflatoxin B1 extraction and analysis method. Natural Resources 7:405-410. Download
  • Williams, C. L., K. A. Dill-McFarland, M. W. Vandewege, D. L. Sparks, S. T. Willard, A. J. Kouba, G. Suen, A. E. Brown. 2016. Dietary shifts may trigger dysbiosis and mucous stools in giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca). Frontiers in Microbiology 7:661. Download
  • Pechanova, O., T. Pechan, J.M. Rodriquez, W.P. Williams, A.E. Brown. 2013. A two-dimensional proteome map of the aflatoxigenic fungus Aspergillus flavus. Proteomics, 13(9):1513-1518. Download
  • Womack, E., A.E. Brown, D.L. Sparks. 2013. A recent review of non-biological remediation of alfatoxin-contaminated crops. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. Download
  • Brown, A.E., D.L. Sparks, and D.K. Brocato. 2012. Studio bioanalytical: Using a unique interdisciplinary combination of topic choice, lecturing, field experience, and laboratory skills preparation. American Educational Research Association Online Paper Repository 4:1-21.